Problem of the week. Student learn to problem solve with difficult brain teasers, logic problems, and math word problems.

### Mathalicious: Real World Math Problems

Mathalicious lessons teach standards-based math through real-world topics that students care about.

### Math Enrichment: Math Challenge Problems for Older Students (Distance Learning)

Students can read most math problems and solve them pretty quickly by completing one or two operations. These are different! There can be many ways to approach these types of problems. $

### 3rd Grade Math Projects, Math Enrichment for the Entire Year! PDF or Digital!

3RD GRADE MATH ENRICHMENT RESEARCH PROJECTS FOR THE ENTIRE YEAR FOR EARLY FINISHERS AND ADVANCED LEARNERS! A SIMPLE WAY TO ADD CHALLENGE AND RIGOR WITH LITTLE TEACHER PREP! AN EXCELLENT WAY TO PROMOTE TECHNOLOGY IN THE CLASSROOM! Adding enrichment to your classroom should not have to be time consuming and difficult to manage. This program is easy to manage and extremely rewarding for your students. I began using the weekly “Math Research Projects” strategy last year in my classroom and…

### 3rd Grade Math Projects, Math Enrichment for the Entire Year! PDF or Digital!

3RD GRADE MATH ENRICHMENT RESEARCH PROJECTS FOR THE ENTIRE YEAR FOR EARLY FINISHERS AND ADVANCED LEARNERS! A SIMPLE WAY TO ADD CHALLENGE AND RIGOR WITH LITTLE TEACHER PREP! AN EXCELLENT WAY TO PROMOTE TECHNOLOGY IN THE CLASSROOM! Adding enrichment to your classroom should not have to be time consuming and difficult to manage. This program is easy to manage and extremely rewarding for your students. I began using the weekly “Math Research Projects” strategy last year in my classroom and…

### Use Sports to Teach Math

Use sports to teach kids math! This post features fun way to get kids learning about math by watching their favorite teams play!

### Ultimate List of Math Activities for 5th Grade & 6th Grade | Creekside Learning

This is actually hand on ideas, not worksheet or ? .....Math activities 5th grade and 6th grade

### FREE! Math Mini-Project--500 Wheel Brigade

A free math project for grades 3-5 from More Than a Worksheet! Students must plan a car parade that has exactly 500 wheels. Much harder than it seems! Rubric and creative extensions included.

Here are two posters from PBS that describe ways to encourage mathematical thinking with effective questions.

### Free Pi Day Activity - Proving Circumference

Free template for proving the circumference formula #math

### Scale Up Picture Class Project

By far I get the most emails about the candy wrapper project I used as an end of unit project for Stretching and Shrinking (CMP). Students created AMAZING scaled candy wrappers and they were so much fun to watch in action. You may be surprised to read that I did not do the project this year... YET. Last year we hit the end of the unit about 3 days before Thanksgiving break. This window was perfect for keeping the students engaged (and manageable) before the break. This year we finished the…

### Real World Math Checkbook Lesson and Activity

About this resource : This real world checkbook lesson is a great way to introduce students to writing checks and balancing checkbooks. Students start out with a review of adding and subtracting decimals, are shown detailed checks and transaction registers and given the opportunity to practice writi...

### Math Center Sunday!

With my report cards finished and lesson plans almost ready to go for the week, I thought I'd take some time to write about some of the different math centers I have been using in 6th grade math these days. If you've read my Math Workshop page, you know that my teacher center and homework center are pretty set into stone. It is the tech/hands-on center and the problem solving center that I have a little more flexibility to try out new resources! iPads Checking out 6 iPads to use as a…

### Legos + Volume = Awesome!

OK...so we just got home from seeing the Lego Movie and I just HAD to redo the title of this post. Have you seen it? Super cute! Anyway...back to the regularly scheduled post. Do you ever have an AWESOME lesson idea at home, plan it out, knowing it will be super fabulous, only to have it fall short when you actually implement it in class?? Yeah...that is what happened at the beginning of this week. You see, I had this fabulous idea to have the kids construct buildings using the bazillion…

### Engage Inspire Expect Inform

Exciting, real-world, math activities for students. Purchasing food at restaurants has never been so fun! Be careful- solving these problems can cause weight gain. Available on TpT.

### Math Projects & Activities - Teaching with a Mountain View

Math Projects & Activities I have a passion for creating engaging, meaningful, real world projects for my students to complete. My math projects and activities are often designed as enrichment and opportunities for teachers to differentiate their curriculum. Thousands of teachers around the world use these projects (which blows my mind!), and I hope you ... Read more